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BY SAMSON MBII,NAIROBI,10TH NOV 2017-Gor Mahia FC’s defender Karim Nzigiyimana will miss action for the team for at least three months after undergoing surgery.This is after he picked an Achilles tendon injury during their 1-0 loss against Mathare in October.
The right-back who has been a major contributor for the K’Ogalo side’s league campaign, has since been operated on and will be out till end of February.
According to a communique from the Club’s social media pages, the surgery was successful and he is on the road to recovery.
“Defender Karim Nzigiyimana got injured during the disastrous tie against Mathare United in Thika where he played for just 14 minutes before being stretchered off the pitch.
“He needed a good medical attention and the scans and check up revealed that the player had a torn Achilles tendon on his right foot and needed surgery.
“With the help of the club, Karim was admitted today in Nairobi and had a successful surgery-he will be discharged on Saturday. With that he will be out for three months,” read the statement in part.